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Art – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptBaseline Independent project- Choose one of the everyday objects in the booklet to do an observational drawing of. Add detail, shading, and texture. PowerPoint includes video demo. Do on plain paper to stick in booklet later.Link to document
Link to document
Demonstration video
21st SeptFinish drawing of everyday object.Link to document
Link to document
Demonstration video
28th SeptLook at the work of Javier Perez. Use the writing frame in the booklet to describe his work and give your opinion. Present this in a creative way. E.g. You could do a fancy title.Link to document
Link to document
5th OctCome up with a page of design ideas in the style of Javier Perez using the object that you have drawn. See examples in the PowerPoint.Link to document
Link to document
12th octComplete design ideas. Choose your best design and draw it big and to the best of your ability.Link to document
Link to document
19th OctExperiment with different types of line to different pieces of music.
Complete a continuous line drawing of some sweets or any type of food. Watch the demonstration video.
Link to document
Link to document
Link to document

Computing – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
Half Term 1E-SafetyWatch the videos and complete the worksheets on this page.
Link

English – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptOliver Twist and the Workhouse – 4 lessonsLink
14th SeptOliver Heads to London – 3 lessonsLink
21st SeptOliver is Caught – 3 lessonsLink
28th SeptOliver, Bill and the Maylies – 3 lessonsLink
5th OctOliver and the consequences – 4 lessonsLink

Food – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th Sept & 21st SeptComplete the 2 lessons in the Food Booklet that cover Health & Safety by watching the video clips & completing the activities & questions.Link to document
Link to Recipe Booklet
28th SeptMake a Fruit Fusion following the recipe in the Recipe Booklet.Link to document
Link to Recipe Booklet
5th OctMake a Vegetable Chowder following the recipe in the Recipe Booklet.Link to document
Link to Recipe Booklet
12th OctComplete the lesson in the Food Booklet that covers the Bridge & Claw technique. Complete practical assessment if you can & record it on your phone & email to your teacher.Link to document
Link to Recipe Booklet
19th OctMake a Vegetable Couscous Salad or the Pasta Salad from the Recipe Booklet.Link to document
Link to Recipe Booklet

French – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptIntroduction to FrenchLink
21st SeptEtre and AdjectivesLink
28th SeptFrench pronunciationLink
5th OctMasculine and feminine nounsLink
12th OctColoursLink
19th OctColoursLink

Geography – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptWhat is Geography?Therapy booklet W1-2
(page 1-4)
14th SeptPhysical of human features of the worldTherapy booklet W3
(page 5-6)
21st SeptPhysical & human features of the worldTherapy booklet W4
(page 7-8)
28th SeptSymbols & DirectionsMap skills focus worksheet
5th OctBritish IslesTherapy booklet W5
(page 9-10)
12th OctThe Importance of CountiesTherapy booklet W6
(page 11-12)
19th OctComparing and contrasting landscapesTherapy booklet W7
(page 13-14)

History – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptIntroduction to HistoryLink
14th SeptWhat was life like before 1066?Link
21st SeptWho should be King in 1066?Link
28th SeptSly or superior: What happened at the Battle of Stamford Bridge?Link
5th OctWhat happened at the Battle of Hastings?Link
12th OctLuck or leadership: Why did William win the Battle of Hastings?Link
19th OctBattle of Hastings AssessmentBattle of Hastings Document

Maths – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptNegative NumbersLesson 1
21st Sept4 Rules and BIDMASLesson 1
Lesson 2
28th SeptRoundingLesson 1
Lesson 2
5th OctEstimationLesson 1
Lesson 2
12th OctBasic AlgebraLesson 1
Lesson 2
19th OctPercentagesLesson 1
Lesson 2

Product Design – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th Sept – 28th SeptWorkshop health and safetyLink to document
28th Sept – 12th OctWorkshop toolsLink to document

PE – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptPE with Joe WicksLink to video
14th SeptPE with Joe WicksLink to video
21st SeptPE with Joe WicksLink to video
28th SeptPE with Joe WicksLink to video
5th OctPE with Joe WicksLink to video
12th OctPE with Joe WicksLink to video
19th OctPE with Joe WicksLink to video

Performing Arts – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptInto The Woods Performance and note takingLink
Link to notes sheet
21st SeptInto The woods quizLink to task 1
28th SeptInto The Woods Plot SummaryLink to task 2
5th OctInto The woods- MusicLink to task 3
12th OctInto The Woods-
Review
Link to task 4
19th OctInto The Woods- Choice Assignment (choose only one.)Link to task 5

RE – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptWhy are British Values important?Link & Link
14th SeptDoes God exist?Link
21st SeptWhat are God’s superpowers?Link
28th SeptWhat does the Holy Trinity mean?Link
5th OctHow do Christians worship?Link
12th OctWhat Festivals are important in Christianity?Link & Link
19th OctWhat Festivals are important in Christianity?Link & Link

Science – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptCurrent, voltage and resistanceLink
14th SeptCurrent, voltage and resistanceLink
21st SeptCurrent, voltage and resistanceLink
28th SeptCurrent, voltage and resistanceLink
5th OctSpeedLink
12th OctSpeedLink
19th OctSpeedLink